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Profits 'through the roof' as drug dealers hike prices amid pandemic
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Profits 'through the roof' as drug dealers hike prices amid pandemic

Cocaine, long priced in Sydney at $300 per gram, now fetches up to $450 for a gram according to law enforcement intelligence reports and multiple sources.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne

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Cancer patient allegedly assaulted after denying man a cigarette
NSW

Cancer patient allegedly assaulted after denying man a cigarette

The cancer patient had denied a passerby's request for a cigarette, when the man allegedly ripped out the patient’s IV tubes before kicking him in the stomach.

  • by Natassia Chrysanthos
Win for taxpayers in hunt for Obeid's millions in legal fees
Eddie Obeid

Win for taxpayers in hunt for Obeid's millions in legal fees

NSW government wins order to recover $360,000 from Eddie Obeid relating to legal expenses from his failed court action - but millions remain unpaid.

  • by Kate McClymont
Teacher, 23, charged over alleged sexual assault of Sydney student
NSW

Teacher, 23, charged over alleged sexual assault of Sydney student

A female teacher has been arrested in Sydney's west following an investigation into the alleged sexual assault of a male high school student.

  • by Mary Ward
Titus Day claims former client Guy Sebastian owes him money: court
Courts

Titus Day claims former client Guy Sebastian owes him money: court

Titus Day, the former manager of pop star Guy Sebastian, was refused permission to travel to Abu Dhabi to support his last major client.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Olympian charged over fatal alleged hit-and-run at Freshwater
Courts

Olympian charged over fatal alleged hit-and-run at Freshwater

Matthias Ungemach was arrested at his Curl Curl home on Thursday and charged over the death of retired fruitier Antonio "Tony" Plati earlier this year.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne and Lucy Cormack
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Teen who allegedly murdered 10-year-old in state's north to remain behind bars
NSW

Teen who allegedly murdered 10-year-old in state's north to remain behind bars

The 14-year-old girl, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, did not appear in court on Thursday and did not apply for bail. 

  • by Laura Chung
Champion boxer accused of raping schoolgirl at sleepover on northern beaches
Courts

Champion boxer accused of raping schoolgirl at sleepover on northern beaches

A former champion boxer has been charged after allegedly raping a 15-year-old schoolgirl who was sleeping over at a friend's home on Sydney's northern beaches.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
'Twisted sense of loyalty' lands pensioner in jail for bid to import cocaine
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'Twisted sense of loyalty' lands pensioner in jail for bid to import cocaine

Luiz Diez, 72, will remain behind bars until February next year over his role in a failed attempt to import $1.4 million worth of cocaine from Peru to Australia

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
Phoebe Burgess set to be questioned in court over Sam Burgess intimidation charge
NRL off-field behaviour

Phoebe Burgess set to be questioned in court over Sam Burgess intimidation charge

Burgess was charged with intimidation following a clash with Phoebe's father Mitchell Hooke on October 19 last year at his former father-in-law's home east of Bowral.

  • by Sarah Keoghan
Damage bill for 'targeted' Sydney barber shop fire put at $500k
Sydney

Damage bill for 'targeted' Sydney barber shop fire put at $500k

About 1.25am on Tuesday morning, emergency services were called to Fadez Barbershop on George Street in Burwood following reports the shop was on fire. 

  • by Laura Chung